How to Murder a Rich Uncle (1957)

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  • The Death of Uncle George Working
  • Uncle George Alternative


An impoverished baronet and his family plan to murder a rich uncle from Canada, but their attempts - a shooting "accident", drowning and poison - all misfire. Instead, five of the household meet their end in the process, including the baronet himself.

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